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The View From Writers Roost
Approach to playing golf was all wrong: disaster! Once upon a time, as most fairy tales begin, I thought that since I was a pretty fair athlete in high school, I should be able to be a pretty fair ...
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Reading between the lines
     Rulers and military leaders have used various codes to send important messages for several centuries.  Often the code was not, itself, the message but the message was more between the lines of...
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Analysis: Texas, Uncharacteristically, is an Early Primary State
Analysis: Texas, Uncharacteristically, is an Early Primary State by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune Feb. 8, 2016 When you talk about early primary states, remember that you’re sitting in one of the...
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A Sixth Letter to America
Many things that are going on in America today shows what happens when a nation denies God’s Word and then follows Man’s ideas of what is right. The nation becomes morally corrupt. In the Holy Bibl...
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10 Valentine's Day Ideas That Won't Break the Bank…or the Romance
    "Can't Buy Me Love" was a great song by Lennon and McCartney and frankly, a pretty good philosophy for Valentine's Day in general. There really are ways to enjoy a unique and memorable  Februar...
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The American Dream Is Dead (And Now Even The Mainstream Media Is Starting To Admit It)
Are you living “the American Dream”? If so, you should consider yourself to be very fortunate, because most Americans are not. Read more: The American Dream Is Dead (And Now Even The Mainstream Med...
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Texas Comptroller Visits With President of Texas Oil and Gas Association on Plunging Oil Prices and Effect on Texas Economy
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Texas Comptroller Visits With President of Texas Oil and Gas Association on Plunging Oil Prices and Effect on Texas Economy (AUSTIN)  —  Last year Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar embarked on the Good...
Sealed and Guaranteed
by STEVE ELLISON
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Sealed and Guaranteed Pastor Steve Ellison   God has given us the book of Ephesians because He wants us to see the riches He has bestowed on us in the Beloved (Eph. 1:6) God wants us to enter into ...
Falling Oil Prices and the Future of the World Economy
by DR. TRACY MILLER
Feb 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
  Yesterday my wife paid $1.99 per gallon for gasoline, a price lower than almost anyone expected a few years ago. From 2010 to early 2014, oil prices were fairly steady at close to $100 per barrel...
Analysis: Primaries Could Hush Reps. Stickland, Martinez Fischer
by ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
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Analysis: Primaries Could Hush Reps. Stickland, Martinez Fischer by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune Feb. 5, 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's colum...
Quinnipiac University National Poll
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Donald Trump still leads the GOP presidential pack among Republican voters nationwide, with 31 percent, followed by Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas with 22 percent and Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida with 19 pe...
Sanders Vows to Reject Job-Killing Trade Deal
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  CONCORD, N.H. – As the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact was signed by the United States and 11 other countries, Bernie Sanders promised to “fundamentally rewrite our trade policies to benefit...
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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Marco Rubio speaks to supporters at a rally in NashuaBy James Oliphant MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) - A week ago, it looked like the stars were aligning for Marco Rubio. Now, as New Hampshire holds its pivotal primary on Tuesday, the Republican presidential contender has to hope the sky does not come crashing down on him. After a surprisingly strong third-place showing in last week’s Iowa caucuses, Rubio came into New Hampshire hoping for a top-tier finish in the state to buttress his argument he is the candidate around whom the party establishment should rally.


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By Gergely Szakacs and Humeyra Pamuk BUDAPEST/ONCUPINAR, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey is admitting Syrian refugees in a "controlled manner" and has let in thousands fleeing Russian air strikes, its foreign minister said on Tuesday, warning the numbers of new migrants could reach a million if the attacks continue. An assault by Russian-backed Syrian government forces around the city of Aleppo has sent more than 30,000 people fleeing to the Turkish border gate of Oncupinar in the past few days, and officials say tens of thousands more could be on the move. Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkey had so far let in 10,000 people from the latest wave, but it was not immediately clear where on the border he was referring to.
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